Tips for supporting your teenager

Many teenagers question and explore their sexuality and gender identity during adolescence. There are a number of things that you can do to help your teenager learn more about the concepts of sexuality and gender identity. If you'd like to understand more about sexuality and gender, and the impact it can have on teenagers, read our fact sheet on sexuality and gender identity. You can also talk to other parents on the forums about things they’ve tried or share your story to help others.

Otherwise, see below for ways to support your teenager.